Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Mother's Day USA

Good morning everyone I hope you are all well and enjoying your week. Yes its Wednesday and the launch of a new Challenge at Crafting by Designs and the theme is Mother's Day I know its a bit late for the UK but its Mother's Day in the USA very soon.
We have two sponsors this week

 QKR Stampede   
Prize - winner choice of 3 single digis


I decided on a an QKR stampede stamp called Picking Flowers for my Mother's Day card

Card Recipe

6x6 Blank Card
Papers timeless Victorian LOTV
Kraft Card Crafters Companion
Stamp Picking Flowers painted with Promarker and  Copic pens
Hessian ribbon with lace overlay is from Hobby Lobby in Florida
Lilac lace and  Handmade label Crafty Ribbons
Heart buttons Whitby Crafts
Sentiments LOTV Greetings Postmarks and Sentiment Tags
Spellbinder stately circles and  circle dies
Flower punch 
Viva pearl pen and pearls from my stash

I thought she had a funny face and a bit of a fat arm when I was colouring her but I guess that's all part of the cuteness !!
Hope you all have a great week and can find time to pop over to the challenge I know some of you have had some luck in the recent challenges. hugs Carole x


  1. This is so gorgeous Carole, I love the soft colours :o)
    Jackie xx

  2. Love the layout and beautiful colours tones, gorgeous embellishment too. Another really stunning card. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

  3. Fabulously designed card and the image is sweetly your colour tones

  4. I love your card, Carole !
    The colors and the design are very wonderful.
    So cute this stamp.
    Big hugs, Mumur.

  5. Such a pretty card Carole. She is a cutie for sure and has that american folk art/home spun look to her, which I love. Such fab lace and trim too and that little handmade tab is charming xx

  6. Very pretty card carole...i really love the soft lilac and the way it all goes together. Cute flowers round the circle...aching thumb? xx

  7. Wonderful card Carole! Sweet image but definitely has a fat arm, lol. Fabby card design and added lovelies. Debra x

  8. Such a beautiful card, love the papers and gorgeous image. That lace is fabulous too!
    Linda xxx

  9. This is absolutely gorgeous sweetie :0) hugs Pops x

  10. Beautiful card Carole, love the soft colour tones and cute image..

  11. Oh wow this is a gorgeous card the image is beautiful. Hugs Jackie

  12. This is so pretty Carole! Love the colours! That lilac lace is really nice and the heart buttons. The flowers around the image look fab too!
    Lucy xx

  13. Oh, my goodness, would you just look at that cherub with her tongue sticking out! This is such a happy card, Carole, with so much to dazzle us!! Hugs, Darnell

  14. Such a gorgeous card - I love the soft shades of purple and those stunning flowers around the frame!

  15. Such a darling design here Carole! I really love the floral frame around your sweet image and your touches of lace and pearls as well!! ;)


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